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"Our World in Stupor Lies..." December 6th 1941 at 75 

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Walter Lord wrote this perceptive and prophetic comment about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, “A nation brought up on peace was going to war and didn’t know how.” … 1,352 more words

History

United for Change

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.”   -Margaret Mead… 374 more words

Heartwarming

FIDEL CASTRO's Letter to President Roosevelt...

I’ve been fascinated by historic letters and correspondence for some time; and I wrote a post covering some of this a while ago.

Letters, particularly communications never meant for public consumption, provide a fascinating insight into significant historic or cultural events, times or figures. 493 more words

(All Things) CULTURE

The 16 Types of Politicians

A couple years ago I did a post dividing voters into 8 political types. I would now like to do something similar with politicians. 2,910 more words

Politics

Thanking God for the Fleas

Thanksgiving is a time of the gathering together of family and friends, playing games, eating turkey, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, pumpkin pie with lots of whipped cream, and some even boast of family football games. 2,080 more words

America

DEMOCRAT JIM WEBB BLASTS THE PARTY'S ABANDONMENT OF THE WORKING CLASS

Jim Webb, a past U.S. Senator for the Democrats, joined the chorus of voices within the party decrying the way the Democrats have abandoned the working class. 193 more words

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES